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Since the inception of the course, a number of workshops and seminars were organized to create awareness and popularize the Biotechnology. A Biotech fest (Science fair) had been organized as biennial feature to inculcate scientific temperament and promote interaction among the students of different colleges, affiliated to Kakatiya University .

The activities are:

• 2001 : Workshop for Under Graduate Students

• 2002 : Workshop for Under graduate Students

• 2003 : Workshop for Undergraduate Students

• 2004 : Biotech fest

• 2005 : Refresher Course for College Teachers

• 2006 : Biotech fest

• 2006 : Orientation programme in practicals for college teachers

• 2007 : Workshop for Undergraduate Students • 2007 : Refresher Course for College Teachers

• 2008 : Natl. Con. on Frontiers in Bioinformatics and Biotechnology

• 2008 : International conference on Plant Biotechnology and Molecular Biology

• 2010 : International conference on “Biotechnology: A Global Scenario”

.2013; Organized International Conference on Biotechnology in Human welfare.

2016; Organized International Conference on Emerging Biotechnologies

Four international conferences were organized by the department in 2008, 2010,2013 and 2016.

• Organized International conference on Plant Biotechnology and Molecular Biology 2008.

Several International scientists delivered the plenary lectures. Eminent scientists in the field of Biotechnology Prof. Sudhir K Sopory, ICGEB, New Delhi, Prof. RG Herrmann (Germany), Prof. MGK Jones (Australia), Prof.Jacques Hille (The Netherlands), Prof. Manoel Souza (The Netherlands), Prof.JL Aragao (Brazil), Prof. Autar Mattoo (USA), Prof. Jaideep Mathur (Canada), Prof.HU. Koop (Germany), Prof. Gabriele Saretkzi (UK), Zhan Peng (China), Ali Akber Ehsanpour (Iran), Jean Christophe Aude (France), Ompraksh Mittaplli (USA) Thomas Von Zglinicki (UK) have delivered plenary lectures. About 450 Biotechnologists from Universities, Research Institutes, Laboratories and Biotech Companies have participated in the Conferences. Department of Biotechnology is unique in organizing International conferences in Kaktiya university.

  • Organized International Conference on Biotechnology: A Global Scenario. 2010 Nov. 2nd to 4th.

Prof.N.Lingamurthy, Vice- Chancellor of Kakatiya University was the chief guest; Prof. Herman delivered the Key-Note Address. Eminent Scientists in the field of Biotechnology from different countries were attended and delivered the lead Lectures. Prof. MGK Jones (Australia), Prof. Gabriele Saretzki, Prof.Thomas Von Zglinicki (UK), Prof. Zhang Peng (China),  Prof.Jacques Hille (The Netherlands),), Prof Ali Akbar Ehsanpour (Iran),) have delivered plenary lectures. About 400 Biotechnologists from Universities, Research Institutes, Laboratories and Biotech Companies have participated in the Conference. This International Conference is supported  by funding agencies such as UGC, DBT, DST, CSIR, , Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC) and APSCHE.

 

  • Organized International Conference on Biotechnology in Human welfare. 2013 Feb 7th  to 9th.

          A three day International conference on “Biotechnology in Human Welfare” was organized during 7th-9th February, 2013. Prof.B.Venkat Rathnam,Vice Chancellor, Kakatiya University  inaugurated the International conference and Prof.Dorothea Bortles, University of Bonn delivered the inaugural EMBO lecture. Eminent scientists in the field of Biotechnology Prof. Prof Susanne S. Renner (Germany), Prof. MGK Jones (Australia), Prof. Peter Medgyesy (Ireland), Prof.Jacques Hille (The Netherlands), Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Gruissem (Switzerland), Omprakash Mittapalli  (USA), Prof Ali Akbar Ehsanpour (Iran), Dr.S.Someswar (USA) have delivered plenary lectures. About 400 Biotechnologists from Universities, Research Institutes, Laboratories and Biotech Companies have participated in the Conference.

This International Conference is supported  by international funding agencies such as Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) Italy and European Moleculary Biology Organization (EMBO) Germany,  and also National Funding agencies UGC, DBT, DST, CSIR, , Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC) and APSCHE. Kaktiya University also generously extended financial support for the event.

•   Organized International Conference on Emerging Biotechnologies. 2016 Jan 28-30th.

          A three day International conference on “Emerging Biotechnologies” was organized during 28-30th January, 2016. Prof.T. Chiranjeevulu, Vice Chancellor, Kakatiya University  inaugurated the International conference and Prof. MGK Jones, Murdoch University, Western Australia has  delivered the key note address. Eminent scientists in the field of Biotechnology Prof. Laszlo Szabados, BRC, Szeged, Hungary,   Prof. SP. Adhikary, Vice-Chancellor, Fakir Mohan University, Balasore, Odisha, Prof.Sonam Tashi, Rayal University of Bhutan, Prof Ali Akbar Ehsanpour (Iran),  Dr. Martina Silber, Scientist, LMU, Munich, Germany, Dr.Salimuddin, AMU, Aligarh, Dr.Vidya Gupta,NCL, Pune, Dr. Nutan Kaushik, TERI, Dr. Prakash Halami, CFTRI, Mysore have delivered plenary lectures. About 400 Biotechnologists from Universities, Research Institutes, Laboratories and Biotech Companies have participated in the Conference.

This International Conference is supported  by international funding agency DAAD, New Delhi and also National Funding agencies UGC, DBT, DST, CSIR, ,. Kaktiya University also generously extended financial support for the event.